Taniko patterns

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Considering using taniko plaiting with metal fibres to make Maori wedding headband!

Tāniko designs – Māori weaving and tukutuku – te raranga me te whatu – Te Ara Encyclopedia o Weaving Designs, Weaving Patterns, Knitting Patterns, Maori Designs, Flax Weaving, Weaving Art, Maori Patterns, Style Patterns, Crochet Stitches

Tāniko designs

These are three of the more common tāniko weaving designs. The names of these designs vary from tribe to tribe, and in any case are often purely functional and not descriptive. Tāniko expert Hirini [no-lexicon]Moko[/no-lexicon] Mead says, 'The names used could be as irrational as those ...

taniko patterns and meanings

This is relating to requirement I could somehow try to integrate these Maori patterns into my costumes to show Kiwiana. Into the farmers costume possibly? Maori Designs, Art Maori, Ta Moko Tattoo, Maori Symbols, Maori Patterns, Polynesian Art, Polynesian Designs, Maori People, New Zealand Art

This is relating to requirement #1. I could somehow try to integrate these Maori patterns into my costumes to show Kiwiana. Into the farmers costume possibly? #Marquesantattoos